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ART THERAPY OVERVIEW
ART THERAPY INFORMATION
DUAL CURRICULUM OPTION
PROGRAM OF STUDY
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
ART THERAPY OUTCOMES
ART THERAPY FAQs

Program Resources

FIELD EXPERIENCE
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS / EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

STUDENT ART THERAPY ORGANIZATION

Department of
Counselor Education

 

Art Therapy Program

 

Information about the Profession

 

Professional Organizations

 

Employment Information

The art therapy profession continues to expand rapidly. Starting salaries depend on the type of practice and geographical area.

The federal O*NET Online source provides these statistics for art therapists:

  • Media wages (2011): $41,060 annual
  • Projected growth (2012-2020): Average (10% to 19%)
  • Top industries (2010): Health Care, Social Assistance, and Government

Over 85% of ESU's art therapy students are employed upon graduation.